According to the CEC data, 100% of the electronic protocols of district number 135 in the Primorsky district of Odessa, MP of the opposition block Sergei Kivalov, which was in the early elections to the Verkhovna Rada as an independent candidate, won 31.63% of The vote; 40.21% of voters voted for the party "Servant of the People" candidate Alexei Leonov.
Nardep of the faction of the opposition bloc Sergei Kivalov, who ran for the special parliamentary elections as an independent candidate in district number 135 in the Primorsky district of Odessa, loses the election to the candidate of the servant of the People Party, Alexei's restaurant. Leonov.
This is evidenced by the results of the calculation of the Central Election Commission of 100% of these electronic protocols.
Leonov won 40.21% of the vote (27,255), second place Kivalov – 31.63% of votes (21,442). In the third place is the namesake of the winner – Yevgeny Leonov, who was voted 5.15% of the voters who came to the polling stations (3496).
According to "Duma", Alexei Leonov was born on February 26, 1983 in Odessa. Has a vocational education. Leonov – Commercial Director of LLC "Grilion", according to the newspaper, he owns 11 Odessa establishments under the brand Slow Piggy and Pizza & Grill.
Kivalov is currently Chairman of the Ukraine Academy of the National Academy of the Law of Ukraine, President of the National University of Odessa Law Academy. He was elected to the Verkhovna Rada since 1998.
In 2004, at the Greenhouse Revolution, he was the head of the Central Election Commission, due to accusations of fraudulent election results, receiving this nickname Pidrakhui.
In 2014, he ran for parliament in the district as an independent candidate, joining the opposition bloc in parliament.
On the eve of Kivalov, the results of voting in the 135th district were acknowledged. In a video message posted on Facebook, politicians said he called Leonow and congratulated him on his victory.
July 21, Ukrainians voted in early elections to the Verkhovna Rada. Turnout in Ukraine amounted to 49.84%.
The elections have been held in accordance with current election laws, for a mixed system (half of the deputies are elected under the proportional system, the second half is at the majority), closed party lists, and a deposit for 5%. 225 deputies will be elected to the parliament according to the lists and 199 in the majority districts (26 districts are located in the territory occupied by Russia, elections have not been held there).